Wonders of China15-Day China Tour from $2199

Chengdu, Beijing, Xi'an & Yangtze River Cruise

  • 12 Nights Accommodation
  • International Flights
  • Transportation


This offer includes:

  • Roundtrip International Airfares from MEL/SYD
  • 12 Nights Luxury Accommodation in 4 or 5 Star Hotels
  • 12 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, 3 Dinners
  • English Speaking Tour Guide
  • Domestic Transfers by private A/C vehicles
  • Sightseeing & Entry Fees on Itinerary


Chengdu, Beijing, Xi'an & Yangtze River Cruise

  • 1DAY 1 / Australia Departure

    Your China tour will start with an international flight to Chengdu.

  • 2DAY 2 / Chengdu Arrival

    Upon arrival at the Chengdu International Airport, you will be greeted by your tour guide and transferred to your hotel.

  • 3DAY 3 / Chengdu - Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, Jinli Old Street and Kuan & Zhai Alley

    Today you will visit the Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, famous for its breeding program and home of the Giant Pandas and their gorgeous cousins, the Red Pandas. After that, you will have fun with your tour manager to a Chengdu City tour, during the tour you will head to the Jinli Old Street and Kuan & Zhai Alley; an area unique for its fusion of ancient and modern China. The shop keepers and waiters dress in traditional style clothing, making this street feel as though you have stepped back in time.

  • 4DAY 4 / Chengdu

    Explore the Chengdu city on your own.

  • 5DAY 5 / Chengdu – Beijing, The Tian'anmen Square

    Today you will transfer to Beijing by flight, upon arrival you will visit the Tiananmen Square the largest city square in the world and the spiritual heart of China. Afterwards, you would be able to explore the city on your own

  • 6DAY 6 / Beijing - The Great Wall

    In this morning, travel to China’s most iconic sight – The Great Wall. Once on top of this ancient defensive structure, you’ll find that some sections are quite steep. However, the views are magnificent and the experience is truly unforgettable. Your Visit to the Great Wall will be followed by a stop at a Jade Factory to learn about Chinese Jade – China’s most precious and celebrated

  • 7DAY 7 / Gubei Water Town

    Heading to the famous Gubei Water Town – It is also known as the Star Town under the Great Wall. Today you will be staying overnight at Gubei Water Town and enjoying the night scene of the Great wall – Simatai Section.

  • 8DAY 8 / Gubei Water Town

    Today you will continue to explore the Gubei Water Town at your own pace. You will enjoy and experience an old-fashioned simplicity and elegance. Row upon row of houses, old quartzite streets and long Hutongs show the style and features of the old town. River channels are scattered between streets; houses near the river are bathed in sunlight. Alternatively, you have the options to experience unique local customs and participate in a range of activities.

  • 9DAY 9 / Gubei Water Town to Beijing, Temple of Heaven, Beijing – Xi'an

    Today you’ll be heading back to Beijing in the morning. Practice Tai Chi at the Temple of Heaven. Tai Chi is an internal martial art system which places emphasis on the development and control of Chi (Consciousness) energy within the body. Afterwards, you can experience an oriental foot massage at a traditional Chinese Medical Centre where you will learn about alternative treatments for illness, and will have a chance to consult with a Chinese Medical professional. Today you will be transferred from Beijing to Xi’an by bullet train. Upon arrival, you will be met by your tour guide, and will be transferred to your hotel.

  • 10DAY 10 / Xian - Terracotta Warriors, Moslem Street

    Today you will explore the ancient wonders of Xi’an. For a period of more than 1,000 years, Xi’an served as China’s capital city and remains home to a great number of precious relics and historical sites. Your tour today will include a visit to the Terracotta Warriors, and the lively Moslem Street. The Terracotta Warriors site is widely considered as the eighth wonder of the world and was discovered by accident in 1974. You will see the army of over 7,000 soldiers, archers, horses and chariots that has guarded Emperor Qin’s tomb since 210BC. Each figure is unique, and the painstaking repair and excavation continues to this day. After lunch, you will walk through the famous Moslem Street, where many souvenirs and delicious local snacks can be sampled.

  • 11Day 11/ Xi'an - Chongqing, Yangtze River Cruise

    Today you will be transfered to Chongqing by bullet train. Spend some time exploring the city of Chongqing. In the afternoon you will board the Yangtze River Cruise ship, and will begin your memorable 3-night cruise down the Yangtze River.

  • 12Day 12 / Yangtze River Cruise, Fengdu Ghost City

    Join the shore excursion in the morning and visit the Fengdu Ghost City to find out why it is regarded as the “City of Ghosts”. The temples built on Ming Mountain depict punish instruments, and demon paintings, and demonstrate the Chinese people’s imagination of hell. Today, you will also have a chance to join an optional excrusion to visit the legendary Shibaozhai. The site has a history of over 400 years when it was built into the side of a 200 metre tall hill. The striking 9 story red pagoda was built in 1819 to make it easier for people to reach the Buddhist temple at the very top of the hill.

  • 13Day 13 / Yangtze River Cruise, Lesser Three Gorges or Shennong Stream

    Today’s shore excursion explores the Lesser Three Gorges or Shennong Stream (Depending on the cruise ship) – a shinning pearl hidden in the remote mountains. You will leave your cruise ship, and will board smaller vessels to sail through the narrower, and breathtaking Lesser Three Gorges region, lined by sheer cliffs and mountains. Along the Yangtze River you will appreciate the beauty of the Qutang Gorge, and Wu Gorge, and will visit the ancient plank road, Mengliang Stairway, and the Hanging Coffins. You may also want to join an optional excursion to visit the White Emperor City, an ancient temple that is located atop Baidi Mountain on the northern bank of the Yangtze River in Fengjie County.

  • 14Day 14-15 / Yangtze River Cruise, Three Gorges Dam, Yichang Departure

    Disembark the cruise in Yichang, and join the shore excursion to visit the Three Gorges Dam Site. The Three Gorges Dam Site is one of the largest construction projects undertaken by mankind, and is the biggest hydropower project in the world. Then, you will be transferred to the airport to catch the flights home.

Please note: Itinerary scheduled activities are subject to change without prior notice based upon weather, traffic conditions and other unforeseen occurrences.
All optional excursions and evening entertainment are excluded from the package.

Note: Excursions not included on the itinerary are optional and incur additional cost.
Optional tours/activities are subject to availability, time permitting and weather conditions. Some tours require minimum numbers to operate.

Hotpot Dinner

Enjoy a traditional Sichuan hotpot – a very special dinner.

Hutong Tour

Explore the Hutong neighbourhood on a rickshaw and visit a local family for lunch.

Leshan Giant Buddha Tour

A 71-metre-tall stone statue – the largest stone Buddha in the world, and it is by far the tallest pre-modern statue in the world.

Summer Palace

Wandering through traditional Chinese royalty garden and seeing the exquisite architecture.

Sichuan Opera Show

A colourful, musical and comedic show, holding a series of performances like Gong and drums music, stick-puppet show, Chinese trumpet, humorous dialogues, hand shadows and changing faces.

Kung Fu Legend Show

The best kung fu practitioners from all across China tell the story of a young monk who dreams of one day becoming a kung fu master through Chinese martial arts, traditional and modern dance, and Chinese acrobatics.

Acrobatics Show

Enjoy an evening of acrobatics at the acclaimed Acrobat Show, where troupes of dancers perform jaw-dropping acts alongside jugglers, unicyclists, plate-spinners and more.

Tang Dynasty Show with Dumpling Banquet

Experience an enchanting night with the region’s unique cuisine of dumplings and enjoy a show with the charm of traditional Chinese culture.


  • All domestic and international transfers in China
  • Tours and excursions as specified in the itinerary
  • Sightseeing admissions
  • Private coach transportation
  • Experienced, English speaking guides
  • 12 nights’ accommodation
  • Meals: 12 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 3 dinners


  • China Visa application fee
  • Upgrades, add-on excursions, optional tours.
  • Meals/beverages not stated in the itinerary
  • Laundry and other items of a personal nature
  • Trip delay or interruption by the airline schedule change
  • Optional insurance coverage is available for baggage, accident and trip cancellation/interruption
  • Cost for anything not specifically mentioned in the listing above
  • Tour tipping ($150 per person)

Fine Print

  • Price is for one person based on double occupancy for departures from Sydney or Melbourne. Departures from other cities will incur a surcharge.
  • Single supplement of $800 is payable upon booking for single travellers
  • The promotional tour is non-refundable outside the money back guarantee period after the reservation is confirmed.
  • If travel is more than 90 days from the date of reservation, all travellers must complete the reservation form with full names as shown on each traveller’s passport and provide passport copies within 30 days of the reservation being made. If travel is within 60-90 days from the date of reservation, the process is required to be completed within 15 days. If travel is within 60 days of r from the date of reservation, the process is required to be completed within 7 days. Otherwise, SNA Tours may not be able to guarantee the selected travel date.
  • If travel is more than 90 days of the date of reservation, the money back guarantee period is 15 days.  For travel within 60-90 days of the date of reservation, the money back guarantee period is 7 days. If travel is within 60 days, no money back guarantee is provided.
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